Elaine & Gordon

Professional, trustworthy couple who love animals and travel

Exeter, United Kingdom
10 Reviews4 References

Reviews (10)

Rowena

Elaine and Gordon where my ideal pet sitters. As soon as I met them I knew my animals would be well taken care of and Peggy and Fin, my dogs, took to them

Nanteuil-en-Vallée, France · 07 Sep - 14 Sep 2019
Tania

Elaine and Gordon were wonderful. I had no qualms about leaving my house and home in their care. They were relaxed yet organised. There were a few little

Loddon, United Kingdom · 07 Apr - 14 Apr 2018
Runa

Elaine and her husband Gordon took great care of our cats and house. The cats clearly felt comfortable with them, and we too. Elaine even cooked us a nice

Nógrádsáp, Hungary · 15 Feb - 21 Feb 2018
LINDA

I was delighted by how well Elaine and Gordon looked after LillyLou, the cats and my house. It was spotless, Gordon had done several wee DIY jobs for me

Moraira, Spain · 05 Sep - 19 Sep 2017
Paul

Elaine and Gordon were excellent house sitters, looking after our two cats who were very content when we returned. Communications between us were smooth

Goudargues, France · 01 Sep - 06 Sep 2016

References (4)

Lee

I'm head of the school where Elaine works and have known her fo 6 years. I regard her as utterly trustworthy and dependable. She commits 100% to everything

Character reference · 12 March 2013

About

Recently retired professional couple who love to explore new areas and willing to look after your home, garden and pets as our own. Elaine is a farmers daughter, used to caring for animals, pets and horses. As a Home Economist, she enjoys

Why we want to house sit

We feel that house sitting gives us an opportunity to visit new areas, enables us to help others take a break and with the technology of email and Skype, still keep in contact with our grown up family and the house owners.

Our experience

As homeowners, we are used to DIY and fixing small problems. We are both animal lovers, in good health and love a challenge. With a vet in the family, we can also call up for advise if necessary! We both have clean driving licences and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

December 2019
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January 2020
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Preferred countries

  • France
  • Greece
  • Guernsey
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Jersey

Profile details

Age
Elaine 65+ and Gordon 65+
Occupation
Retired Deputy headteacher and Retired Environment officer
Travelling
With a partner